Jan 29, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Catalog

Planner for Biology - Arts and Sciences Transfer (A.S.)


Official Title of Major: Arts and Sciences Transfer - General Biology A.S.

Award: Associate of Science degree, A.S

Code: AS.ARTS-SCI.BIO

Total Credit Hours: 60

About Biology Department - see www.aacc.edu

Purpose:  This program provides preparation for entry into general biology, optometry, medical, dental, environmental, pharmaceutical and veterinary programs at four-year institutions.

Faculty Contact (https://webapps.aacc.edu/directory):  Professor Debra Bartlett

Courses to improve skills and prepare for college-level classes may be needed. It is best to see an advisor as you plan your education.

Course/Advising Notes: ________________________________________________________________________

Term 1

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
ENG 101 - Academic Writing and Research 1  OR
ENG 101A - Academic Writing and Research 1  
3 credit hours    
MAT 145 - Precalculus 1  
Or more advanced level if qualified:
MAT 146 - Precalculus 2  
MAT 151 - Accelerated Precalculus  
MAT 191 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry 1  
MAT 192 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry 2  
MAT 202 - Linear Algebra  
MAT 230 - Elementary Calculus (For Business and Social Sciences)  
3 credit hours    
BIO 103 - General Botany   4 credit hours    
Social & Behavioral Science GER:
SOC 111 - Introduction to Sociology  
3 credit hours    
Wellness Requirement  
3 credit hours    

Term 2

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
ENG 102 - Academic Writing and Research 2  
3 credit hours     
MAT 146 - Precalculus 2  
3 credit hours      
CTA 100 - Computing and Information Technology  
If appropriate, a different CTA or CTP course that also meets the technology requirement may be selected.
3 credit hours     
CHE 111 - General Chemistry 1   4 credit hours     
Elective 2 credit hours    

Term 3

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
BIO 105 - General Zoology  
4 credit hours     
Arts & Humanities General Education Requirement:  
Any COM general education requirement course
COM 111  or COM 116  is strongly recommended.
3 credit hours    
BIO 220 - Genetics with Laboratory  
4 credit hours      
CHE 112 - General Chemistry 2  
4 credit hours     

Term 4

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
Arts & Humanities General Education Requirement:  
one Sophomore Literature (ENG) course
3 credit hours    
Social & Behavioral Science General Education Requirement:
HIS 111 - Ancient and Medieval Western Civilizations  OR
HIS 112 - Early Modern and Modern Western Civilizations  OR
HIS 211 - United States History through the Civil War  OR
HIS 212 - United States History Since the Civil War  
3 credit hours    
BIO 221 - Molecular Biotechniques  
4 credit hours     
BIO 223 - General Microbiology  
4 credit hours     

 

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